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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/kʷóteros

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This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

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Proto-Indo-EuropeanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *kʷos (interrogative) +‎ *-teros (contrastive suffix).

AdjectiveEdit

*kʷóteros (non-ablauting)

  1. which of two

InflectionEdit

Thematic
masculine feminine
nominative *kʷóteros *kʷótereh₂
genitive *kʷóterosyo *kʷótereh₂s
masculine singular dual plural
nominative *kʷóteros *kʷóteroh₁ *kʷóteroes
vocative *kʷótere *kʷóteroh₁ *kʷóteroes
accusative *kʷóterom *kʷóteroh₁ *kʷóteroms
genitive *kʷóterosyo *? *kʷóterooHom
ablative *kʷóteread *? *kʷóteromos
dative *kʷóteroey *? *kʷóteromos
locative *kʷóterey, *kʷóteroy *? *kʷóteroysu
instrumental *kʷóteroh₁ *? *kʷóterōys
feminine singular dual plural
nominative *kʷótereh₂ *kʷótereh₂h₁(e) *kʷótereh₂es
vocative *kʷótereh₂ *kʷótereh₂h₁(e) *kʷótereh₂es
accusative *kʷóterām *kʷótereh₂h₁(e) *kʷótereh₂m̥s
genitive *kʷótereh₂s *? *kʷótereh₂oHom
ablative *kʷótereh₂s *? *kʷótereh₂mos
dative *kʷótereh₂ey *? *kʷótereh₂mos
locative *kʷótereh₂, *kʷótereh₂i *? *kʷótereh₂su
instrumental *kʷótereh₂h₁ *? *kʷótereh₂bʰi
neuter singular dual plural
nominative *kʷóterom *kʷóteroy(h₁) *kʷótereh₂
vocative *kʷóterom *kʷóteroy(h₁) *kʷótereh₂
accusative *kʷóterom *kʷóteroy(h₁) *kʷótereh₂
genitive *kʷóterosyo *? *kʷóterooHom
ablative *kʷóteread *? *kʷóteromos
dative *kʷóteroey *? *kʷóteromos
locative *kʷóterey, *kʷóteroy *? *kʷóteroysu
instrumental *kʷóteroh₁ *? *kʷóterōys

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015), “katras”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 232
  3. ^ Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, page 95
  4. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003–2009), “weer6”, in Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
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  6. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “uter”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, pages 646-647